Exploring Our Heritage

Pennell, Victoria
March 2003
School Libraries in Canada;2003, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p5
Overviews Canadian historical fiction material for children and young adults. Historical and geographical aspects of the country; Importance of the proliferation of Canadian historical fiction to Canadian social studies; Books which have been published in recent years related to the context of historical fiction as of March 2003.


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